Cardiac disease, rehabilitation and secondary prevention 

30 CPD hours

This five-day program addresses both theoretical and practical aspects of cardiac rehabilitation and secondary prevention. It teaches practical skills to assist metropolitan and rural practitioners to implement, conduct and evaluate rehabilitation and prevention programs.

Sessions are delivered by a multi-disciplinary team of expert facilitators including a cardiologist, nurse, physiotherapist, dietitian and social worker

Topics include:

  • Cardiac disease and risk factors
  • Cardiac investigations, procedures and medications
  • Planning and conducting exercise sessions
  • Practical aspects of diet
  • Psychosocial issues
  • Returning to work and activities of daily living
  • Behaviour change
  • Principles of adult learning
  • Organisational issues
  • Evaluating rehabilitation and prevention programs

Cost: $1,400.00

Date: 24 - 28 June 2019

Venue: Graduate House, 220 Leicester St, Carlton VIC 3053

Time: 8.30am – 4:00pm

Includes: Program notes, resources, morning tea and lunch

Registrations are now closed    If you would like to go on the waiting list please contact emma.llewelyn@australianhearthealth.org.au